Contests Adaptation 2015 Adaptation 2015 Semi-Finalist selection
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Jun 14, 2015 12:00 EDT
- Jul 1, 2015 12:00 EDT Proposal revisions
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Jul 1, 2015 12:00 EDT
- Jul 15, 2015 12:00 EDT Finalist selection
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Jul 15, 2015 12:00 EDT
- Aug 3, 2015 12:00 EDT Voting period
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Aug 3, 2015 12:00 EDT
- Sep 13, 2015 12:00 EDT Completed
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Participatory prioritization of adaptation practices supported by twoway communication and monitoring between experts and local implementers
The project seeks to build sand dams in the Upper East region of Ghana to capture and store water for domestic and agricultural purposes.
CLACE aims at helping the coastal communities of increase their adaptive capacity by educating their children about climate change
ICTs are powerful tool in climate-smart agricultural development.
This seeks adaptation to water scarcity for keeping people in the same location to which they have sentimental attachment and have adapted
Feisty Doves Climage Action will promote an alliance of nations to deal by nonviolently action with climate disruption and invasion.
Go back to the Nature and try to learn to adapt! Create a holistic ecological system that will sustain and you can also survive within it.
Community makerspaces build up a culture of resilience with citizen science and innovation accelerated by access to open source technology.
Crowdsourced Climate Impact Surveillance provides real time mapping of self-reported climate impacts via scraping of geotagged Twitter data.
The STEM needed to radically expand the production of CO2 neg. energy, reclaim water and manage nutrients supports the RCP 2.6 metastrategy.
SUFI provides an integrated hub that sustainably manages the urban energy-water-food nexus in an era of climate change.
Urban aquaponics on every roof, feed everyone in cities. Decrease carbon footprint, crime, alleviate poverty, everyone knows sustainability.
Canisters filled with high pressure air,that will release the air into a tidal wave to disrupt its single amplitutde, crashing the wave
Collect fruit seeds with students help grow fruit trees everywhere, distribute fruits free, with request to save seeds & use next year
Municipal property taxes should be adjusted to reflect flood risk, discouraging risky development and providing revenue for flood protection
We cannot conventionally afford the huge funds needed to resolve climate change in time. Let’s be unconventional.
People are dying, climate change is or will impact everyone! Planning for an unsure future is crucial! Control Alt Delete Climate Change
eucalyptus planting = high poverty, hunger, poor food security, low nutrition.drastically declining water.
no se puede impedir el viento pero pueden construirse molinos. -Proverbio Holandes
Water Diplomat provides a Software as Service based on system dynamics to prevent water wars by facilitating negotiation among stakeholders.
Although seems like a very long shot, we try and form an international community to try to get nations to "go green".
This is a worst case scenario. You could freeze people in glaciers at zero energy and revive them when the technology becomes reliable.
An attempt to add reduction to the menu, to go towards virtualization instead of designing physical objects.
I call this project Delta Plan. This is a satellite system that keep an eye on the dikes & dunes from space.
To using sustainable energy to discard the use of fossil fuel and to plant trees to reduce amount of GHGs from the atmosphere.
Utilizing the KEYSTONE PIPELINE and abandoned railroad corridors to replenish our reservoirs and help reduce the impact of drought!